Caretaker / Guardian for large private house in the Brenne France * New advert


A truly wonderful opportunity to get away from it all to a beautiful and unspoilt part of France. The impressive house has about 150 acres of parkland, woods and Lakes. In the grounds there are Deer, Wild Boar, Peacocks etc.

It is around 1 hour from the city of Tours and 30 minutes to two beautiful small towns, there is a small village with shops just a few minutes away.

Duties include looking after all of the house, some housekeeping and all of the grounds (there are no formal gardens) and buildings including a swimming pool. Experience of handling garden machinery such as tractors, chain saw etc is a distinct advantage, also basic maintenance skills in all the usual things required in looking after a large country house such as painting and carpentry etc. The Owners occupancy is intermittent. You must be dog lovers as there will be dog-minding of 2 Large dogs.

You should have a Full driving licence, and be in good health. References are required and will be checked.

It is not a condition that you are already French speaking but it would be an advantage.

There is a spacious 2 bedroom house in the grounds included and use of a car, if required.

It is not intended for people looking for a long paid holiday.

This positions is not suitable for children.

This is a real chance to change lifestyle, this position is immediately available and it is a long term position.

Please apply with CV, 3 references and, if possible, photographs to

Expires: Sept 30, 2018


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